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Nobody’s Home by Tim Powers (book review).

January 2, 2015 | By | Reply More
Nobody’s Home by Tim Powers (book review).

I’m not sure what I was expecting from Tim Powers with another story in ‘The Anubis Gates’ reality with a novella called ‘Nobody’s Home’. After all, there’s no time travel, no characters that I can remember and I’m not entirely sure what was going on, especially as the back cover explains more than the contents […]

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The Drawing Of The Dark by Tim Powers (book review).

November 4, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Drawing Of The Dark by Tim Powers (book review).

Alcohol. As Homer Simpson put it, ‘The cause of and solution to all of life’s problems.’ For Irish mercenary Brian Duffy, tasked with keeping the peace in an inn in Vienna, alcohol or rather the Hertzwestern beer that is brewed there is his key problem. Not only does the beer give him the strangest visions, […]

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Salvage And Demolition by Tim Powers (book review).

January 23, 2013 | By | Reply More
Salvage And Demolition by Tim Powers	(book review).

‘Salvage And Demolition’, the latest novella from Tim Powers, is a classic. I don’t necessarily mean it’s an enduring work of genius (though it’s pretty damn good), rather that it’s written in such a way and about such things as to instantly hurl its reader back in time to the or at least ‘a’ golden […]

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